that is a sight. look at your tv now, look at these pictures. back to los angeles, a piece of american space history rolling toward its final destination. space shuttle "endeavour," of course, moving through the streets, city streets of los angeles. now it's -- its new home will be the california science center. our space guru, john czarallya, a few -- zarrella, a few feet from the shuttle. what's been going on? >> reporter: for hours we've been telling people it's coming, it's coming, and this of the second designated stop where they were going to have a celebration. and people waited patiently. and finally, finally after about five hours behind schedule because they had to trim trees all along the way, they had to move nimbly through tight areas, it took far longer than they had expected to get to this int. but all of these probably 15 to 20,000 people just in this one area alone, don, all waited patiently. and as soon as it turned the corner and came into view, they started cheering, and they started clapping.